What to do in an Avian Influenza outbreak

Agricultural news platform has been buzzing with the news of South Africa’s first outbreak of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5N8) virus. Read about...

Timber industry faces medium-term supply pressures

While the short-term outlook for South Africa’s timber industry looks promising, with positive supply and demand figures, the medium-term outlook for the industry is...

Europe remains an important market for citrus

Although the citrus season started late, so far there has been a larger volume sent to Europe than in the same period last year....

Avian influenza isolated on an Astral farm

In a recent press release, Astral Foods Limited confirmed that a strain of Avian Influenza (AI) known as H5N8 has been isolated on one...

Soft citrus growers pleased with strong global demand

The strong and warm wind that accompanied the good rain and snow two weeks ago in the Western Cape has left its mark on...

Downgrades could negate record maize harvest

The recent sovereign downgrades of South Africa announced by the global credit agencies and news that the economy is now in recession do not...

Lae-lewering drup vir doeltreffende besproeiing

Dis lank reeds ’n feit dat spaarsamige watergebruik in Suid-Afrika en die res van Afrika noodsaaklik is. Suid-Afrika is ’n waterskaars land en onlangse...

New foundation seed company begins operations

A new foundation seed company, QualiBasic Seed Company, to support small and medium sized seed companies in production and maintenance of quality foundation seed...

Increased warning time for locust outbreaks

In an early warning collaboration between scientists from the European Space Agency (ESA) and Desert Locust experts at the UN Food and Agriculture Organization...

#KarooRanching celebrates agriculture

The sound of hooves on Karoo stone and dust will be etched in the minds of those who recently celebrated the joy and ethos...
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